Foundation News

With $1.5 Million Gift, UA Launches Consortium on Gender-Based Violence

Announcement - May 09, 2019

A gift from the Chris and Carrie Shumway Foundation will support the UA's Consortium on Gender-Based Violence, a research and resource center that seeks to model and inspire a radical shift in the way people think about and address gender-based violence.

Remembering Don Diamond: civic leader, businessman and philanthropist.

Announcement - March 27, 2019

The University of Arizona lost a champion and major supporter Monday with the passing of civic leader, businessman and philanthropist Don Diamond.

Karl Eller Remembered as 'True Pillar' of UA Community

Announcement - March 19, 2019

"Karl Eller was a true pillar of this community and an inspiration to the many people whose lives were positively impacted by his generosity, dedication and Wildcat spirit." - Dr. Robert C. Robbins, President, The University of Arizona

Weil Commits $15M to Name UA Center for Integrative Medicine

Announcement - March 18, 2019

A $15 million gift from integrative medicine pioneer Dr. Andrew Weil will name the UA Center for Integrative Medicine, as well as establishing two endowed chairs and an endowed fund for the internationally recognized program.

$1.5M Gift Will Fund Endowed Chair in Food Safety Education at UA

Announcement - January 28, 2019

Margarethe Cooper, an assistant professor of practice in animal and comparative biomedical sciences, is the inaugural holder of the Victor P. Smith Endowed Chair in Food Safety Education.